Archives for November 5, 2010

Adventures in Reading

Peanut is a reader. I am so very thankful, as studies have shown that the more children read, the better their fluency and educational success. His AR results came back today with him having levelved out at a 12.9. In other words, Senior Year (high school), 9 months into the school year. He’s 10 and […]

Feature Friday: Plush Picks from Stacey Hsu

Monsters, Etc Funny and furry little handfuls of monster. Knitting Dreams Really adorable little amigurumis. I love the different plush materials she uses and how she mixes plush with knit fabrics. It’s so hard to resist all those cute little faces! Lollihops Some of the most lifelike, sweet plush animals you’ve ever seen. Truly plush […]

MOMpreneur: Stacey Hsu of Original Sock Dogs

Please meet MOMpreneur Stacey Hsu of Original Sock Dogs! Tell us a little about yourself. I’ve always had a passion for creating characters—whether through drawing, sculpting, sewing or writing. As a kid, this passion was fueled by the mountains of comic books I kept stashed in my closet, and the chapter and picture books that were so […]